Sounds of a Car in Trouble

Small sounds often go unnoticed, but the noises will get louder as the engine get worse. How many times have you been stressed because your windshield wipers creak more than they clean? Probably, countless times. If you aren’t sure which wipers to buy or you don’t know how to change them, help is close at hand. In the South Auburn WA area you can stop by the First Auto Service’s auto repair shop and get some professional advice any time you need it. We stock a full line of top quality wipers for all makes of vehicles and we’ll put them on your car at no charge.

auto-repair-workOther sounds produced by your car may be louder. This is the way your automobile actually speaks to you – that is why we, the mechanics of First Auto Service recommend that you listen to the sounds of your car, because the different types of noise can be a warning that you might need a car repair. Some sounds can mean that your car might have a serous need of repair. But, before a squeaking or small shaking a banging or a sputtering, you should visit an auto repair shop to have your car, and the noise, inspected. Even of the emissions become more than usual, you should consider to visiting our mechanics. Creak sounds also suggest, that soon you might need our brake repair service. But just to be sure, you can come for a regular check, before the break problem get worse. We offer the most dependable break repair in Auburn WA.

Some of the common sounds that your car makes when it’s having a trouble can help you understand the potential problems. An indication that your power steering fluid may be low is when there is a squeaking sound every time you spin the steering wheel. Bald tires may not make a noise, but they can turn your car into one big roller skate on wet surfaces. A hole in your exhaust pipe could put a hole in your wallet; so be sure to have it inspected when you have routine auto repair maintenance done. A bucking or stuttering car may mean a spark plug is misfiring. A high pitched whine, especially when you first start out, could be a loose or worn out serpentine belt. A knocking sound could be worn out rod and piston bearings or the overhead cam is worn out and/or needs a valve adjustment. A metallic sound is a sign that the brake pads have worn out.

Remember that you can rely on First Auto Service, when you need car repair or you need a professional to check it out. Our mechanics will advise you, for the best way to handle any problem.  They specialize in brake repair, emission testing, also various types of auto repairs and checks. They are professionals and they will do anything in their power to prevent further problems with your vehicle. After all, it is all about your safety on the road.